:: impact course presentation slides

The slides from most of the presentations given at the ImPACT course, held in October 2005, are available to view on-line.

Click on the links in the table below to view each talk.

Please note that a more recent version of the talks is available, click here

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ImPACT Course October 2005 Programme
Day 1
10:30 Registration and coffee
11:00 Introduction
11:15 The Basic Principles of CT
11:45 Helical and Multislice Principles
12:20 Discussion
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Quiz - Part I
14:00 Spatial Resolution and Z-sensitivity
14:45 Noise and Low Contrast Resolution
15:20 Discussion
15:30 Tea
15:50 Principles of CT Dosimetry
16:30 Quiz - Part II
17:00 Demonstrations: CTDosimetry software, phantoms & image analysis
18:00 End of Day
19:00 Course meal

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Day 2
9.30 Artefacts
10:05 Multislice CT in Clinical Practice
10:30 Advances and New Techniques (1)
10:50 Discussion
11:00 Coffee
11:20 Factors affecting patient dose
11:55 Understanding Image Quality and Dose
12:25 Discussion
12:35 Lunch
13:35 Workshop - Unraveling CT scanner specifications
14:35 Quality Control in CT
15:10 Discussion
15:20 Tea
15:40 An Introduction to CT in Radiotherapy
16:05 Advances and New Techniques (2)
16:35 Discussion
16:45 Close of Course

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